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CAA approves minor, concentration

Corryn Brock, Associate News Editor

April 18, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs approved 11 items including a new music minor and concentration. Shellie Gregorich, Music Department chair, and Bradley Decker, instructor of music composition and technology, spoke for the seven items related to the music department. Gregorich said she thinks the new mino...

CAA to vote on 11 items during Thursday meeting at Booth Library

Staff Report

April 17, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs will vote on 11 items during their meeting Thursday at 2:30 p.m. in the 4440 room of Booth Library. The items include a new concentration, one revised major, one new minor, seven new courses and one revised course. Seven on the items are music related, including...

CAA approves new options, course

Corryn Brock, Associate News Editor

March 28, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs approved three new options and one new course for non-licensure teaching during its meeting Thursday. The three new options will focus on early childhood education, elementary education and middle level education. The new course, which is called “Internship in Educ...

CAA to vote on education items

Staff Report

March 27, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs will vote on four education-related items during their meeting Thursday in Room 4440 of Booth Library at 2 p.m. Three of the items are new education options, including options for early childhood education, elementary education and middle-level education. A new course...

CAA to add agenda items

Staff Reporter

March 20, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs will be adding four items to be acted on at its next meeting on March 27 during its Thursday meeting. The council will also hear a report during the meeting about the Gen Ed Coordinator Screening Committee. Other items to be discussed are the Faculty Laureate Selection...

CAA approves 15 items including new minors

Corryn Brock, Associate News Editor

March 1, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs tabled two agenda items and approved 15 during their meeting Thursday. Item numbers 19-027, THA 3335: Musical Theatre Performance and 19-028, THA Course of Study, were both tabled during the meeting. CAA Chair Marita Gronnvoll said there was a request to table the items...

CAA to vote on revisions to majors, minors

Staff Report

February 27, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs will vote on 17 actions items during their meeting in Room 4440 of Booth Library at 2 p.m. Thursday. The items include theater, math, communications and other disciplines across the list of three major revisions, one new minor, two revised minors, five new courses, fo...

CAA approves 2 new courses

Corryn Brock, Associate News Editor

February 21, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs approved new Special Education courses and a new option, as well as a Political Science option, minor and major revisions. The tabled items, 19-015, SPE 4910: Non-Licensure Programming and Services for Individuals with Disabilities and 19-016, SPE 4911: Internship, were...

CAA to vote on tabled items

Staff Report

February 20, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs will vote on six action items, including two tabled items, during their meeting Thursday in the Edgar Room of Booth Library at 2 p.m. The two tabled items are new Special Education courses, Non-Licensure Programming and Services for Individuals with Disabilities and SPE 4911:...

CAA to vote on adding new courses, hear about coordinator position

Staff Report

February 13, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs will vote on six agenda items and hear a presentation during their meeting Thursday in Room 4440 of Booth Library at 2 p.m. Two new special education courses will be voted on, SPE 4980: Non-Licensure Programming and Services for Individuals with Disabilities and SPE 4981:...

CAA approves 2 courses

Corryn Brock, Associate News Editor

February 7, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs approved one revised major, two new courses and two revised minors. John Willems, assistant chair and professor of management information, spoke on behalf of the four agenda items related to his department. Willems said all the approved items were created as a part of ...

CAA to vote on bylaw revisions

Staff Report

February 7, 2019


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The Council on Academic Affairs will vote on one, possibly seven, action items during their meeting Tuesday. The only item to be acted on is revisions to the CAA bylaws. The Chair will entertain a motion to add items 19-008 through 19-013, 19-008 to the agenda to be acted on during the meeting. The...

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